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Supporting faculty research and special programs in the humanities at the University of New Hampshire.

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Mellon Grant

Mellon Grant

UNH part of consortium awarded Mellon Grant to expand the Faculty of Color Working Group...

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Professor Meghan Howey with students

Privilege of Breaking into Earth Honored

Privilege of Breaking into Earth Honored

Meghan Howey named Andrew Carnegie Fellow...

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Kabria Baumgartner, assistant professor of American studies

Historical Support

Historical Support

Kabria Baumgartner receives fellowships for book project on first African American trial lawyer in...

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Upcoming Events

Apr
22

Sidore Lecture: The Power of Storytelling in Indigenous Ways of Knowing

The Power of Storytelling in Indigenous Ways of Knowing This Earth Day event will highlight the power of storytelling and oral traditions in sharing knowledge within Indigenous communities. Anne J ...
Apr
26

Faculty Fellow Lecture: Elizabeth Carter

Assistant Professor of Political Science Elizabeth Carter will deliver her lecture entitled Video Killed the Radio Star, Revisited: The Impact of the Digital Revolution on the Power Structures of ...
May
03

First Monday: Birgitta of Sweden: A Foreign Widow in late-Medieval Rome

Assistant Professor of Classics, Humanities, & Italian Studies Anna Wainwright will give this First Monday presentation.If you plan to attend, kindly RSVP by emailing humanities.center@unh.edu or ...
May
04

Faculty Fellow Lecture: Lin Zhang

Assistant Professor of Communication Lin Zhang will give her lecture, entitled Entrepreneurial China: The Entrepreneurial Labor of Reinvention in China’s New Economy, on Zoom.The Center for the Hu ...

Deadlines

  • The deadline for 2021-2022 Faculty Fellowship applications had passed.  Please check back next summer.  See Guidelines 
  • The deadline for "express" Programs, Projects, and Interdisciplinary Conferences awards (to be used by June 30, 2021) is March 22, 2021.  Please check back over the summer for fall cycle deadlines. See Guidelines
  • The deadline for proposals for the 2021-2022 Saul O Sidore Memorial Series has passed.  Please check back next summer. Learn More 
  • The Hayes Chair is filled through 2021.  Expressions of Interest for the term starting Fall 2022 have been solicited.     see guidelines
  • To apply for a Discretionary Grant of up to $500, write or email the center's director, Stephen Trzaskoma, at any time, providing a succinct description of the project, including a budget. Learn More
  • The internal UNH deadline for NEH summer stipend applications has passed.  Please check back next summer.  Learn More
  • Public Humanities Work Supported by the Center for the Humanities
    UNH FACULTY PROJECTS: Remembering MOsul   Ethel Sara Wolper, Associate Professor of History at UNH
    Public Humanities Work Supported by the Center for the Humanities
    UNH FACULTY PROJECTS: Remembering MOsul   Ethel Sara Wolper, Associate Professor of History at UNH